Taqī l-Dīn Abū l-ʿAbbās Aḥmad ibn ʿAlī ibn ʿAbd al-Qādir al-Maqrīzī Date of Birth: Approximately 1364-65 Place of Birth: Cairo Date of Death: January-February 1442 Place of Death: Cairo
Al-Maqrīzī was born in Cairo in 1364-65 to a family of Syrian origin on his father’s side. The family can only recently have moved, as it was his father who decided to leave his native city of Damascus for Cairo. Th…
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Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
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